INDEPENDENCE BOWL FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2011 LEADERSHIP
Shreveport, La. – The Independence Bowl Foundation held its annual general membership meeting on Thursday, March 3 at Independence Stadium and voted on the organization’s new leadership for 2011.
Fred Sexton, Jr. will serve as the 2011 Independence Bowl Chairman and is joined by 12 others who make up the Executive Committee. Jack Andres will serve as Vice-Chairman, Keith Crissman as 1st Vice-Chairman, and John Hubbard as 2nd Vice-Chairman.
Sexton, a Tulane law graduate who retired from the Louisiana court of Appeal in 1996, has continued to serve around the state as appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court. He also has worked on appointments from the Governor, State Police, and Pilotage Commission since retirement. Sexton has actively served on various Independence Bowl committees for over a decade. He has served on the Executive Committee, Big 12 and Mountain West Hospitality Committee, and helped host the annual Hal Sutton/David Toms CHRISTUS Schumpert Charity Classic.
Linda Sell is again serving as Treasurer, Sheena Miles will serve as Secretary, and Jim Hagan moves to the Past Chair rotation. The remaining members of the Executive Committee are Mike Akers, Scotty Amos, Ken Antee, Troy Broussard, Rick Holland, Fred Kent, Dale Sibley, and Harold Turner. Amos and Broussard were voted into three year spots.
The Board of Directors for 2011 was also installed at the annual meeting. The following is a complete list of the Board of Directors:
2011 Independence Bowl Foundation Board of Directors:
James “Chubby” Knight
Fred Sexton, Jr.
Richard Caldwell (Deceased)
Milton McNaughton (Deceased)
Carl Mikovich (Deceased)
Tony Sardisco (Deceased)
Pat Tiller McCoy
Ernest Young (Deceased)